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Another gold for Alia at FINA World Cup

Alia Atkinson maintained her unbeaten streak in the 50-metre breaststroke by winning yet another gold for Jamaica on the final leg of the FINA World Cup in Singapore yesterday. Her time of 29.29 seconds is her second fastest for the year and she remains undefeated in... Read More

LIU pip Hartford in NCAA basketball classic
Long Island University (LUI)- Brooklyn rebounded from Friday night's close loss to Miami of Ohio to hold off the University of Hartford 86-84 for their second win of the season, in Saturday's only game of the Jamaica Classic men's NCAA Division One basketball event at Montego Bay...... Read More

CONCACAF's 'League of Nations' scores big with Caribbean stakeholders
So far, so good.Even without the finer details available, CONCACAF's all-nations league, to be contested by its 41 members, seems to be enjoying resounding approval across the confederation and particularly in the Caribbean subset.... Read More

Portmore, MBU end in stalemate
Last year's beaten finalists Portmore United and former champions Montego Bay United (MBU) were both left ruing missed chances as they battled to an entertaining goalless stalemate in the Red Stripe Premier League (RSPL) at Prison Oval yesterday.... Read More

Painful exit

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter cowans@jamaicaobserver.com | Monday, November, 20 2017    

Being technically efficient is par for the course with Kingston College given the quality squad they possess, and as such it will be hard to bet against them capturing the ISSA/FLOW Super Cup title this year. Read More

Herbert Morrison, Cornwall in another basketball clash

Monday, November, 20 2017    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Defending champions Herbert Morrison Technical and Cornwall College, both unbeaten in the Under-16 category, will meet at Cornwall College in a double-header in the second round of the ISSA Western Conference boys' basketball... Read More

Miller's return sparks Scorpions victory

Monday, November, 20 2017    

BASSETERRE, St Kitts (CMC) — Nikita Miller and Damion Jacobs produced further evidence that spin remains the undoing of Leeward Islands Hurricanes' batsmen, when they bowled Jamaica Scorpions to a 157-run victory in the Regional 4-Day Championship... Read More

Sampdoria stun Juventus; Inter win

Monday, November, 20 2017    

MILAN, Italy (AFP) — Sampdoria ran riot as Serie A champions Juventus lost both their cool and ground on leaders Napoli in the Italian title race on Sunday suffering a 3-2 setback in Genoa. Read More

PHOTO: PAINFUL EXIT

Monday, November, 20 2017    

Jamaica College player Tyreke Magee (left) is inconsolable as Assistant Manager Darren Virtue escorts him away after Saturday's ISSA/FLOW Super Cup semi-final against Kingston College at Sabina Park. Jamaica College thought they had found a last-ditch equaliser when Magee fired home a free kick,... Read More

Heart of a lion!

Monday, November, 20 2017    

Members of the St Elizabeth Technical High School (STETHS) football team celebrate with supporters and representatives of sponsors after defeating Calabar High 6-5 on penalties in the semi-final of the ISSA/FLOW Super Cup at Sabina Park in Kingston late Saturday. STETHS had earlier rallied from... Read More

Portmore, MBU lock horns at Prison Oval

Sunday, November, 19 2017    

The enticing encounter between Portmore United and visitors Montego Bay United — both former champions — will feature at Spanish Town Prison Oval on this afternoon's 10th match day of the 2017-18 Red Stripe Premier League season. Read More

Defiant Alia bags gold in 100m 'breast'

Sunday, November, 19 2017    

Jamaica's champion swimmer Alia Atkinson proved a tough cookie yesterday as she defied a shoulder injury to claim another gold medal in the 100m breaststroke, this time on the final leg of the Fina/airweave Swimming World Cup in Singapore. Read More

Donovan Plummer takes three on Trainers' Day

Sunday, November, 19 2017    

On a day when almost every race was named in honour of trainers, conditioner Donovan Plummer achieved a first in his career when he saddled three winners on the 10-race programme at Caymanas Park yesterday. Read More

Harbour View to sport line by UK-based Fitness For Life

Sunday, November, 19 2017    

Red Stripe Premier League (RSPL) outfit Harbour View Football Club (HVFC) has signed a one-year leisure clothing contract with Fitness For Life (FFL) Limited UK, a brand out of London. Read More

The great STETHS rally

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter cowans@jamaicaobserver.com | Sunday, November, 19 2017    

It will be a performance forever etched in the minds of Coach Omar Wedderburn and his St Elizabeth Technical High School (STETHS) team as they pulled off an impressive comeback to get by newcomers Calabar High 6-5 on sudden death penalties in their ISSA/FLOW Super Cup... Read More



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